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ARMY-cont.

The Re-organization in 1879, Question, Mr. Caleb Wright; Answer, The Financial Secretary, War Department (Mr. Brodrick) July 5, [316] 1778

The Reviews at Aldershot and in London, Question, Viscount Ebrington: Answer, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) June 16, [316] 254; Questions, Mr. Cunninghame Graham; Answers, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) July 5, 1786

The Royal Hospital-Male Nurses, Question, Sir Henry Tyler; Answer, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) Sept 13, [321] 465

The Tower Gardens, Question, Mr. Fisher; Answer, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) Sept 13, [321] 482 Retirement of Civil Servants Mr. James Smeaton, Question, Mr. Bradlaugh; Answer, The Financial Secretary, War Department (Mr. Brodrick) Sept 9, [321] 16

Regimental Bands at Public Meetings

Question, Mr. Labouchere; Answer, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) May 19, [315] 501; Question, Captain Cotton; Answer, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) Aug 25, [319] 1810; Questions, Dr. Tindal Robertson, Dr. Tanner; Answers, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) Sept 6, [320]

1351

Adjutant General's Department - Regimental Bands at Political Meetings, Question, Sir Edward Watkin; Answer, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) Sept 5, [320] 1127

The Dorsetshire Regiment, Question, Mr. Bradlaugh; Answer, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) June 30, [316] 1296

The West Somerset Yeomanry Band, Question, Mr. Handel Cossham: Answer, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) Aug 12, [319] 251

First East York Artillery Volunteers, Question, Mr. Radcliffe Cooke; Answer, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) Aug 9, [318] 1717

The Yorkshire Regiment, Question, Mr. A. E.
Pease; Answer, The Secretary of State for
War (Mr. E. Stanhope) Aug 18, [319] 931
Manchester Exhibition, Military Bands at the,
Questions, Captain Cotton; Answers, The
Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stan-
hope) Aug 11, [319] 50
Sheffield Jubilee Celebration-Attendance of
Troops and Bands, Question, Mr. Howard
Vincent; Answer, The Secretary of State
for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) July 1, [316]

1481

The Queen's Regulations, Question, Mr. Labouchere; Answer, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) July 18, [317] 1163; Questions, Mr. Labouchere, Mr. Johnston; Answers, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) July 28, 353

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ARMY-cont.

Barracks

Albany Barracks, Parkhurst, Isle of WightUnwholesome Water, Question, Dr. Cameron; Answer, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) July 5, [316] 1771 Bradford Barracks-The 44th Essex Regiment, Question, Mr. Byron Reed; Answer, The Surveyor General of Ordnance (Mr. Northcote) July 29, [318] 521 Dover Barracks, Insanitary State of, Questions, Mr. Norris; Answers, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) Feb 8, [310] 888; April 18, [313] 1117; Questions, Mr. Preston Bruce; Answers, The Surveyor General of Ordnance (Mr. Northcote) May 17, [315] 250; June 13, 1729 Dublin Royal Barracks, Insanitary Condition of, Question, Colonel Hughes-Hallett; Answer, The Surveyor General of Ordnance (Mr. Northcote) Feb 17, [310] 1763 Insanitary Condition of the Barracks at Newtownards, Question, Mr. M'Cartan; Answer, The Surveyor General of Ordnance (Mr. Northcote) Aug 8, [318] 1529 Knightsbridge and Dublin Barracks, Insanitary Condition of, Question, Observations, The Marquess of Ormonde, Lord Ellenborough; Reply, The Under Secretary of State for War (Lord Harris) Feb 25, [311]

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ARMY-Contracts-cont.

Messrs. Latimer Clark, Muirhead, and Co.,
Questions, Mr. Hanbury, Mr. James Stuart,
Mr. De Lisle; Answers, The Surveyor
General of Ordnance (Mr. Northcote)
Mar 8, [311] 1582; Question, Mr. Han-
bury; Answer, The Surveyor General
Ordnance (Mr. Northcote) Mar 21, [312]

1343

Contracts for Collar Hides for the Cavalry,
Question, Colonel Hughes Hallett; An-
swer, The Surveyor General of Ordnance
(Mr. Northcote) July 11, [317] 339; Ques-
tion, Colonel Hughes-Hallett; Answer, The
Financial Secretary, War Department (Mr.
Brodrick) July 12, 515; Questions, Colonel
Hughes-Hallett, Mr. Hanbury, Mr. Brad-
laugh; Answers, The Surveyor General of
Ordnance (Mr. Northcote) July 15, 947
Contracts for Rations, &c.-Contract Prices,
Question, Colonel Eyre; Answer, The Secre-
tary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope)
June 17, [316] 400

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ARMY-cont.

Horses

Cavalry Remounts, Question, Observations,
Lord Ribblesdale; Reply, The Under Se-
cretary of State for War (Lord Harris);
Observations, Lord Fitzgerald July 29, [318]

494

First Army Corps-The Horses of the Cavalry
Regiments, Question, Mr. Lawson; Answer,
The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E.
Stanhope) May 23, [315] 859
Horses for Artillery Purposes-Purchases in
Canada, Question, Mr. Burdett-Coutts ;
Answer, The Secretary of State for War
(Mr. E. Stanhope) Mar 31, [313] 52
Importation of Canadian Horses, Question,
Mr. C. W. Gray; Answer, The Secretary of
State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) July 19,
[317] 1343; Questions, Sir William Cross-
man; Answers, The Secretary of State for
War (Mr. E. Stanhope) Mar 14, [312] 196;
Mar 21, 823

Purchase of Horses for Army Purposes, Ques-
tion, Sir William Crossman; Answer, The
Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stan-
hope) Feb 14, [310] 1390; Question, Lord
Clinton; Answer, The Under Secretary of
State for War (Lord Harris) Sept 8, [320]
1623; Questions, Mr. Burdett-Coutts; An-
swers, The Secretary of State for War (Mr.
E. Stanhope) Sept 12, [321] 261
Purchase of Horses for Military Service in

Canada and by Foreign Governments, Ques-
tion, General Sir William Crossman; An-
swer, The Secretary of State for War (Mr.
E. Stanhope) Feb 21, [311] 164; Question,
Colonel Hughes-Hallett; Answer, The Se-
cretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope)
Feb 28, 704

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Promotion

Captains-Promotion to Field Officers' Rank,
Question, Colonel Hughes-Hallett; Answer,
The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E.
Stanhope Aug 1 [318] 715;-The Amended
Warrant The Jubilee Year, Question,
Colonel Hughes-Hallett; Answer, The Se-
cretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope)
May 6, [314] 1123

Brevet Majorities to Captains of Infantry Regi-
ments, Question, Sir Henry Fletcher; An-
swer, The Secretary of State for War (Mr.
E. Stanhope) April 18, [313] 1114
Majors-The Royal Warrant, Question, Sir
Henry Tyler ; Answer, The Secretary of
State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) Mar 17,
[312] 521

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Medical Examination of Colonels before Pro-
motion, Question, Colonel Hughes-Hallett ;
Answer, The Secretary of State for War
(Mr. E. Stanhope) July 14, [317] 762
Pioneer Sergeants, Question, Dr. Kenny; An-
swer, The Secretary of State for War (Mr.
E. Stanhope) July 7, [317] 64

Prince of Wales's Regiment-Fromotion of
Sergeant Major Preston, Question, Mr.
Finucane; Answer, The Secretary of State
for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) April 5, [313]

485

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ARMY-Promotion-cont.

Quartermasters, Question, Mr. Macdonald Cameron; Answer, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) Aug 19, [319] 1107

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Medical Department

Ambulance System, The-Surgeon Major Sandford Moore, Question, Dr. Tindal Robertson; Answer, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) Mar 28, [312] 1615; Questions, Dr. Tindal Robertson; Answers, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) June 9, 1315] 1432; July 5, [316] 1778 Medical Staff, Question, Dr. Farquharson; Answer, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) July 5, [316] 1776;Competition for the, Question, Mr. Llewellyn; Answer, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) July 7, [317] 79 Nursing Sisters, Questions, Mr. James Stuart; Answers, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) Aug 23, [319] 1533 Medical Warrant, The New-Half-Pay, Question, Mr. W. J. Corbet; Answer, The Financial Secretary, War Department (Mr. Brodrick) May 12, [314] 1875 Returns, Question, General Sir George Balfour; Answer, The Financial Secretary, War Department (Mr. Brodrick) Aug 8, [318] 1533

Medical Officers

Question, Mr. W. J. Corbet; Answer, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) May 19, [315] 500 Classification, Question, Dr. Tanner; Answer, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) April 14, [313] 871 Medical Officers in Cork Barracks, Question, Dr. Tanner; Answer, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) July 14, [317] 780

Rank and Position of, Question, Sir Guyer Hunter; Answer, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) Feb, 15, [310] 1559; Question, Major Rasch; Answer, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) Feb 28, [311] 690; Question, Sir Guyer Hunter; Answer, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) Mar 3, 1084

Relative Rank, Questions, Dr. Clark; Answers, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) May 12, [314] 1662; Aug 29, [320] 266; Sept 6, 1141

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ARMY-Medical Officers-cont.

Surgeons-Dates of Commissions, Question, Dr. Farquharson; Answer, The Financial Secretary, War Department (Mr. Brodrick) July 4, [316] 1587

The Two Army Corps and Cavalry Division Organization, Question, Mr. Henniker Heaton; Answer, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) April 26, [314] 14 The Horse Artillery. Question, Mr. Tottenham; Answer, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) May 12, [314] 1670 Horse Artillery of First Army Corps, Question, Colonel Hughes-Hallett; Answer, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) July 5, [316] 1776 Allocation of the Artillery Corps, Question, Mr. Webster; Answer, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) Aug 30, [320] 447

Cavalry Division, Question, Mr. Tottenham; Answer, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) May 13, [314] 1815 Supply of Horses, Question, General Fraser ; Answer, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) May 13, [314] 1815

Personnel

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Celebration of the Jubilee Year of Her Majesty's Reign-Extra Queen's Cadetships, Question, Dr. Tindal Robertson; Answer, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) June 9, [315] 1433 Commanding Officers, Retirement of, Question, General Fraser; Answer, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) Mar 10, [311] 1723 Commissariat and Transport Corps, Question Captain M'Calmont; Answer, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) April 29, [314] 319

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Gillen, Case of Private James, Question, Mr.
Peter M'Donald; Answer, The Secretary
of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) Feb 17,
[310] 1765

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Guards, The Commissions to Men in the
Ranks, Question, Mr. Coghill; Answer, The
Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stan-
hope) Aug 16, [319] 681
Sir Pertab Singh-
Honorary Colonels ·
Prince Henry of Battenberg, Questions, Mr.
Labouchere, Mr. Conybeare; Answers, The
Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stan-
hope) July 5, [316] 1790
Interference of Officers in Parliamentary Elec-
tions- Major Jelf, R. E., Questions, Dr.
R. Macdonald, Mr. Childers; Answers, The
Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stan-
hope) Aug 26, [320] 4; Question, Mr.
Childers; Answer, The Secretary of State
for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) Aug 29, 271
Lieutenant Colonels, Compulsory Retirement of

-The Royal Warrant, 1887, Question, Mr.
Henry H. Fowler; Answer, The Secretary
of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) Mar 17,
[312] 517
Lieutenants of Infantry and of Cavalry-In-
crease of Pay, Question, Mr. A. P. Allsopp;
Answer, The Secretary of State for War
(Mr. E. Stanhope) July 28, [318] 32
Mr. J. Fleming, Veterinary Surgeon in Chief,

War Department, Question, Mr. Lawson;
Answer, The Secretary of State for War
(Mr. E. Stanhope) April 4, [313] 360
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of Reserve and Discharged Soldiers, Ques-
tion, Major Rasch; Answer, The Secretary
of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) Aug 12,
[319] 244

Naval and Military Officers Serving under
Colonial Governments, Question, General
Fraser Answer, The Financial Secretary,
War Department (Mr. Brodrick) Aug 16,
[319] 663
Ordnance Inquiry Commission Lieutenant
Colonel Hope and Captain Armit, Questions,
Sir William Crossman; Answers, The Se-
cretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope)
June 30, [316] 1308

Protestant Army Chaplains at Cork, Question,
Dr. Tanner; Answer, The Secretary of
State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) Aug 4,
[318] 1157

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AKMY-Personnel-cont.

Roman Catholic Army Chaplains, Question,
Mr. W. J. Corbet; Answer, The Secretary
of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) Mar 17,
[312] 526

Quartermaster General to the Forces, Question,
Mr. Tottenham; Answer, The Secretary of
State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) May 13,
[314] 1814
Quartermasters-The Warrant of 1886, Ques-
tion, Dr. Clark; Answer, The Secretary of
State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) May 12,
[314] 1673
Quartermasters and Ridingmastirs, Question,
Colonel Duncan; Answer, The Secretary of
State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) Jan 31,
[310] 269; Questions, Sir Samuel Wilson;
Answers, The Secretary of State for War
(Mr. E. Stanhope) Aug 8, [318] 1550;
Aug 15, [319] 490

Review of the 2nd of July-The Honourable
Artillery Company and the Royal Naval
Volunteers Precedence at Reviews, Ques-
tion, Observations, The Earl of Camperdown;
Reply, The Under Secretary of State for
War (Lord Harris); short debate thereon
July 7, [317] 28; Question, Commander
Bethell; Answer, The Secretary of State
for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) July 7, 67
Royal Military Academy, Woolwich-Admis
sion of Candidates, Question, Mr. C. Hall;
Answer, The Secretary of State for War
(Mr. E. Stanhope) Aug 4, [318] 1160;—
Cadets-The Review at Aldershot, Question,
Mr. E. R. Russell; Answer, The Secretary
of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) Mar 17,
[312] 527; Question, Colonel Hamilton;
Answer, The Surveyor General of Ordnance
(Mr. Northcote) June 13, [315] 1722-Ex-
posure to the Heat, Question, Mr. Cunning-
hame Graham; Answer, The Secretary of
State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) July 7,
[317] 71; Question, Mr. Conybeare; An-
swer, The Secretary of State for War (Mr.
E. Stanhope) July 12, 509
Sergeant Instructors of Musketry-The Queen's
Regulations, Question, Mr. Bradlaugh; An-
swer, The Financial Secretary, War Depart-
ment (Mr. Brodrick) July 15, [317] 934
Senior Majors, Compensation to certain, Ques-

tion, General Sir William Crossman; An-
swer, The Financial Secretary, War Depart
ment (Mr. Brodrick) May 20, [315] 701
Soldiers at Political Meetings—The Royal

Irish Regiment at Gosport, Question, Mr.
Labouchere; Answer, The Secretary of
State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) May 5,
[314] 957

South West Division of Artillery-6th Brigade,
Question, Dr. Tanner; Answer, The Secre-
tary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope)
Aug 5, [318] 1353

"Special Reserve" for Quartermasters of the

Royal Artillery, Question, Captain Cotton;
Answer, The Secretary of State for War
(Mr. E. Stanhope) April 21, [313] 1403
Staff Paymasters-Lieutenant Colonels, Ques-
tion, Colonel Duncan; Answer, The Secre-
tary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope)
Aug 11, [319] 51

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ARMY-Personnel--cont.

Suicide of J. F. Connolly, a War Office Drafts-
man, Question, Mr. Lawson; Answer, The
Financial Secretary, War Department (Mr.
Brodrick) April 19, [313] 1246
Unclaimed Effects of Deceased Soldiers,
Question, Mr. Hunter; Answer, The Fi-
nancial Secretary, War Department (Mr.
Brodrick) Sept 8, [320] 1660
War Services, Administration of the-Lord
Wolverhampton,
Randolph Churchill at
Questions, Sir Lewis Pelly, Lord Randolph
Churchill, Mr. Arthur O'Connor, Mr. Han-
bury Answers, The Secretary of State for
War (Mr. E. Stanhope), The First Lord of
the Treasury (Mr. W. H. Smith) June 16,
[316] 270; Questions, Admiral Mayne, Mr.
Henry II. Fowler; Answers, Mr. Speaker,
The First Lord of the Admiralty (Lord
George Hamilton) June 23, 777 ;—Official
Statement, Question, Mr. IIanbury; Answer,
The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E.
Stanhope) June 28, [316] 1166
Warrant Officers in Civil Costume The
Queen's Regulations, Question, Mr. P.
O'Brien; Answer, The Secretary of State
for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) Sept 5, [320]

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Regimental Sergeant Majors, Questions, Mr. Seale-Ilayne. Colonel Hughes; Answers, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) Mar 14, [312] 187 Works Department-Case of J. F, Connolly, Question, Sir William Crossman; Answer, The Chancellor of the Exchequer (Mr. Goschen) July 29, [318] 527 Yeomanry Cavalry, Allowance to the The Review at Aldershot, Question, Mr. Hermon. Hodge; Answer, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) May 17, [315] 56

Royal Artillery

Garrison Brigades of the, Question, Captain Cotton; Answer, The Surveyor General of Ordnance (Mr. Northcote) June 27, [316] 1020

Regimental Colonels, Question, Colonel Dun

can; Answer, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) Aug 15, [319] 476 Royal Artillery on Home and Indian Establishments, Question, Mr. Morrison; Answer, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) July 26, [318] 21 Royal Engineers-Transference of Lieutenant

Gordon of the Royal Marine Artillery, Questions, Sir lenry Tyler; Answers, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) June 6, [315] 1071: June 9, 1428 Royal Horse Artillery Gunner S. Hogben, Question, Mr. D. Sullivan; Answer, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) Aug 22, [319] 1360

Horse and Field Artillery, Conversion of,
Question, Colonel Hamilton: Answer, The
Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stan-
hope) Jan 31, [310] 272; Question, Captain
Cotton; Answer, The Secretary of State
for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) Feb 4, 651
Horse Artillery Batteries, Reduction of,
Question, Observations, Lord Napier of
Magdala, Lord Ellenborough; Reply, The
Under Secretary of State for War (Lord

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ARMY-Royal Artillery—cont.

Harris) Feb 15, [310] 1513: Question, Sir Henry Tyler; Answer, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) Feb 25, [311] 578; Question, General Fraser; Answer, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) Feb 28, 694; Question, Sir Henry Havelock-Allan; Answer, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) April 14, [313] 885; Field Artillery Formation of Ammunition Columns, Question, General Fraser; Answer, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) Mar 21, [312] 843; Questions, General Fraser, Captain Cotton; Answers, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) May 9, [314] 1265;—Field Artillery Guns, Question, General Fraser ; Answer, The Surveyor General of Ordnance (Mr. Northcote) May 10, [314] 1453 ORDNANCE DEPARTMENT

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Brennan Torpedo, The, Questions, Sir William Crossman; Answers, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) July 4, [316]

1601

Colonel Maitland, Superintendent of Gun Factory, Woolwich, Questions, Major Rasch, Mr. Hanbury; Answers, The Surveyor General of Ordnance (Mr. Northcote) May 20, [315] 709

Good and Reliable Weapons, Questions, General Goldsworthy, Mr. Hanbury; Answers, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) April 18, [313] 1107 Captain Horton, Inspector of Saddlery at Woolwich, Question, Mr. Arthur O'Connor; Answer, The Surveyor General of Ordnance (Mr. Northcote) Mar 7. [311] 1399; Question, Colonel Hughes-Hallett; Answer, The Surveyor General of Ordnance (Mr. Northcote) May 18, [315] 60

Issue of Defective Ammunition Pouches, Question, General Fraser; Answer, The Surveyor General of Ordnance (Mr. Northcote) Sept 8, [320] 1646

Issue of Morris's Tubes and Ammunition, Question, Dr. Clark; Answer, The Surveyor General of Ordnance (Mr. Northcote) Sept 1, [320] 728

Mules from Egypt for Regimental Transport Purposes, Question, Dr. Cameron; Answer, The Surveyor General of Ordnance (Mr. Northcote) July 22, [317] 1755 Official Statement-Alleged Deficiency of £635,735-Naval Ordnance, Question, Mr. 11. F. Pease; Answer, The Surveyor General of Ordnance (Mr. Northcote) Mar 22,

[312] 1133 [See Supply (Questions)] Ordnance Committee Disclosure of the Proceedings by an Official, Question, Sir Пlenry Havelock-Allan; Answer, The Sccretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) April 21, [313] 1416

Ordnance Inquiry Committee, The-Appointment and Constitution, Question, Mr. Henniker Heaton; Answer, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) May 20, [315] 722 Report of the, Question, Sir Walter B. Barttelot; Answer, The Secretary of State for War (Mr. E. Stanhope) May 19, [315] 524 ;

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